The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

R
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing R 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 0.58% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +5.55% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 27 66 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 30.00% 38.15% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 28
Median daily rate £385 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £321 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £45.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing R as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Middlesex

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing R in Middlesex.

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for R.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) D3.js
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Three.js
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) D3.js
1 1 (100.00%) Three.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree